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in four years, and we feel what we believe are america's best ideas. it's grand canyon, yosemite, but also stewarding america's history and that would include independence hall, gettysburg, mount rush more, and most recently flight 93. my dress uniform and that famous hat is really derived from the world war i uniform from 1916, little changed from that time. the first rangers that patroled our parks before there was a park service were calvary soldiers. the presidio here in san francisco sent buffalo soldiers up to yosemite and sequoia every summer to control the parks, to keep the poachers out and to begin the construction of roads. the first federal superintendent of sequoia national park was colonel charles young. he happened to be the third african-american to graduate from west point. he went on to become the first black colonel in the army. amazing story. i believe he'll be honored sometime later this year by some sort of a national monument at his home in ohio. so, pretty interesting fellow and pretty amazing leadership demonstrated. today our rangers across the country perform mod
's in the initiative. it's just a planning process. yes, our goal is to bring the hetch hetchy valley and yosemite back to life. san francisco is the only city allowed to park its water in a national park. a hundred years we made that decision and bee think every hundred years san francisco should revisit that decision. there's no down side to that. but you can't do that without also reforming our 19th century water system. it was designed in the 19th century and as a result it's very damaging to the environment. what we do is look at how do we consolidate from 9 reservoirs into 8 and begin to build our local water resources to offset a small percentage of water loss that might happen. let's figure that out. let's not have a conversation based on hypobole, in terms of sean saying there are 7 reports saying it's not feasible, that's not true. what's unfortunate about all those is the city of san francisco has boycotted participating in those studies. san francisco says, wait a minute we have a unique responsibility here. we're the only city that stores our water in a national park so let's see h
highway 50 down toward yosemite and we'll let you know if rain and snow will impact the rest of the weekend when we come back. >>> vietnam veterans in the south bay broke ground today on a memorial in honor of the men ho did not return home. the san jose vietnam war memorial will have the names of the 142 south bay men who were killed in action. the monument is located in guadalupe park across the street from hp pavilion. the project has deep personal meaning for many involved. >> we're absolutely ecstatic that this is being built. obviously, it's not about us. it's about the 142 heroes that are going on on this wall. we have guys on the wall that we grew up with, we went 0 high school with. >> organizers used private money for the project but are also raising funds to pay some of the bills and for upkeep. it is expected to be complete in about two months. >> volunteers handed out food and clothing to thousands of people in richmond today. every november, hill top church hosts the event called every day is a day of thanksgiving. anyone regardless of income was invited to come
, whi ledge, which is on the west face of the leaning tower in yosemite. it's a tough climb and oftentimes takes more than one day. they set up their little camp on a ledge. they're enjoying their breakfast as the sun is coming up, preparing for their day, preparing for the next moment of their climb, and look who joins them for breakfast. that's a peregrine falcon. >> oh! >> these guys are probably in this bird's home, right? the bird is like, uh, what are you guys doing here? >> he looks friendly, though. >> i love that. they went from chatter, chatter, chatter to complete silence. >> you could hear a pin drop in yosemite national forest in this moment. >> and the bird is enjoying the silence. they're looking at him, he's looking at them. >> the guy looks back at the camera like what? what's going on? >> what a spectacular experience. this is amazing. >> does the falcon have something in its claws? it looks like it has maybe a small other bird. he probably came up there to eat his food. that's where he hangs out to eat his food. >> i think he saw that these guys were havin
argen. >> lisa: checking it out. yosemite had five inches of snow. that is impressive. heading south and back home we're looking at maybe a lingering shower but across the bay it's beautiful out there. lots of sunshine. we have fog in santa rosa but the sun is going to take over melting that frost and numbers coming up out of the 30s. even protected valleys have been awfully cold this morning. you can see the showers running parallel to the coastline. the energy associated with this is headed out of the bay area. there is little thing called lake effect snow in the sierra nevada where it piles up on the east side of the lake. up to three inches around carson city and reno. you can see it blowing over the lake. it pictures up the lake and dumps it on the other side. definitely some travel troubles in the high country but degree over freezing in santa rosa. oakland, dropped into the 40s as well as san francisco with some warmer air headed in into a redwood city. chilly mid 40s from livermore to concord and san jose. this morning with a little bit of wind out there, you have managed to
portland, oregon. >> still ahead at 4:00 weekend storm system is good news for yosemite. the rain is bringing today that hasn't happened since mid summer. oñ e where they're preparing a holiday tradition. everything that glitters inside, coming up. >> i'm sandhya patel from our camera clouds gathering rain is on the way.íozn i'll let you know when you'll need umbrellas coming up. >> taking a look at traffic now on the golden gate bridge, you can see it's perhaps heavier for cars on the right side of the screen there making their way towards marin county sailing into the city. stay with us. abc news at 4:00 continues right after this. >> i'm cheryl jennings, coming up at 5:00 terrorists or artists? taking a look at the watch that got a man arrested at oakland international airport. you'll hear from him on why he says looks are deceiving in this case. and golden crimes of opportunity for thieves. the police warning on crooks moving beyond picking >>> no let up in the deadly conflict between israel and hamas. >> the israelies began a campaign on wednesday after months of rocket att
, sunshine 71 big sur, 61 yosemite, low to mid 80s palm springs and los angeles, san diego 77. no need to worry about frost tonight, a few high clouds again with modifying air mass not going to cool as much overnight the only 30 at the reporting station is fairfield 39. tomorrow morning may hit 30 deeper inland valleys, officially upper 40s low 50s bay shore to the coast. next system not coming from the north high pressure is governing jet stream almost dew west storm system out to the west comes from the west when we see the increase in clouds and the cooling that will be because of the sea breeze thursday system comes in friday from the west, not a cold core system sill in the 60s with a chance of showers. saturday a break, different system comes from alaska sunday and monday, temperatures struggle by monday to get out of 50s. healthy rain sunday and monday, friday, not so much. >>> we've all had diet soda. new pepsi drink claims it can cut the fat in your body. pepsi special hit the market today in japan. soda infused with dextrin the same fiber found in many popular supplements sol
hetchy and it's a shame and the voters and it's a shame. yosemite valley sister. it's a shame that the memory of john muir is held up because of that but it's our main source of water now. it's a major source of hydro electric power and relatively cheap and clean and to try to get that power elsewhere and the water elsewhere and all of the money, the resources, the pollution that would go into the demolition of this dam, i am afraid how we stand now in san francisco in 2012 losing it would be a big problem and i am voting no on f. >> thank you. mr. crowley. >> i was the head of the public utilities commission here in san francisco and wrote an op-ed piece about this piece of legislation. we're carry our city's power through this process, gravity ridden and four we 4.six billion dollars into the system and we are an enterprise here in kgzyl francisco. we have the best water and power in the world and i suggest to sell that would be a bigger carbon footprint and cost about $10 billion to erect another reservoir which we don't have in place at this point and time. >> thank yo
am against the draining of hetch hetchy and it's a shame and the voters and it's a shame. yosemite valley sister. it's a shame that the memory of john muir is held up because of that but it's our main source of water now. it's a major source of hydro electric power and relatively cheap and clean and to try to get that power elsewhere and the water elsewhere and all of the money, the resources, the pollution that would go into the demolition of this dam, i am afraid how we stand now in san francisco in 2012 losing it would be a big problem and i am voting no on f. >> thank you. mr. crowley. >> i was the head of the public utilities commission here in san francisco and wrote an op-ed piece about this piece of legislation. we're carry our city's power through this process, gravity ridden and four we 4.six billion dollars into the system and we are an enterprise here in kgzyl francisco. we have the best water and power in the world and i suggest to sell that would be a bigger carbon footprint and cost about $10 billion to erect another reservoir which we don't have in place at thi
afternoon. around the state that stream does dry up a little, showers tahoe and yosemite, farther south upper 60s l.a. and san diego. back home high clouds and sun warmer tomorrow don't forget to set your clocks back an hour saturday. change the batteries in your detectors and alarms. >>> live look at the macarthur maze traffic from 580 and 880 and 80, all looking good, no delays. the roads are slick, you want give yourself extra time, flooding north bay cortamadera, north 101 at sir francis drake boulevard, standing water there. westbound past north livermore to 580 accident blocking lane of traffic you can see by the sensors we don't have significant slow-downs. north 880 ramp to montague expressway blocked with accident in the san jose area. more standing water in san francisco, southbound 101 at paul right lanes have flooding there. >>> our time is 4:55. >>> we mentioned the number of californians who can vote now at an all-time high we had give event the number of one million that sounded low. it is 18 million registered voters in california with 1.4 million new voters. >>> riding
.a. and san diego up to the seer partly cloudy 57 tahoe, 65 in yosemite back home tonight -- temperatures -- temperatures in the 40s, upper 40s inland to mid 50s for the rest of us. mild pattern rolls in tomorrow two to four degrees warmer another four to six degrees warmer sunday. near record highs monday and tuesday. cooler wednesday and thursday. daylight saving ends tomorrow night set your clocks back an hour check alarms and detectors. >>> san jose light conditions 87 northbound headlights headed north past hp pavillion no problems this is east shore past golden gate fields 80 westbound light north 880 hayward at marina, big rig versus car in right lane tow truck on scene minor slowing past the scene eastbound 4 loveridge closed for roadwork until 5:30 detoured on and then back off -- still a good drive towards concord. big cal tonight at berkeley you are advised to take bart extra traffic on 80 past university and the usual exits. >> blue and gold what a coincidence. californians more likely to carpool and use public transportation than anyone else in the country. more than 11% of c
lake tahoe 57, low to mid 60s throughout the weekend, down to yosemite, upper 60s to mid 70s, as cool as it is going to get around l.a. today 60 noon, 77 saturday, 84 sunday, warmth reaches san diego also with around 80 saturday, sunday. warming trend, 80s monday and tuesday some may show up at the coast also those two days best days for record highs. before that, set your clock back an hour tomorrow night remember batteries in smoke detectors and carbon monoxide alarms. once day, thursday next week fall comes back. dry all seven days. >> you guys will welcome that extra hour of sleep. >> yes. >>> mike you are not getting rest you are going to come back with what we can consider the theme of the day, mini. >>> coming up at 3:00 on katie, sharon osbourne. and at 4:00, a new way to turn clothes into cold hard cash. at 5, just in the nick of time 23 million dollar lotto winner comes forward to claim her fortune we'll hear from her. those stories and more later today. >>> you can claim maybe a furry friend. >> welcome back. we are here with anita from the east bay spca. nice to see you. >
but not bad. 72 in sacramento. 65 yosemite and 67 in lake tahoe. if you plan to travel around the bay today you will find sunshine and not bad temperatures 69 degrees in san jose, 70 morgan hill about 62 degrees in pacifica. and as you head toward the east bay 60s and low 70s this afternoon inside the bay a little cooler but the temperatures are fairly mild in san francisco at 64. 67 degrees in oakland. about 70 in santa rose. and 61 cool in daly city. the next couple of days we are going to be in for a banner weekend. lots of sunshine coming our way and very nice weather. in fact these temperatures warming up into the 80s in the hottest spots by sunday afternoon in the valleys maybe even some mid-80s by monday and tuesday. then we'll start to cool down wednesday and thursday. by the way, this is one of my favorite weekends of the year. daylight saving and that means we get to roll those clocks back an hour and get an extra hour of sleep. don't forget to change the batteries in your smoke alarms. >> we are going to call you a scientist but you are certainly not an engineers because air "kar
and it's called, and it's about water cycle, how the water comes down from the snow in yosemite, into the mouth of the reservoir, gets treated, produces power, comes all the way down to the city and gets charged and leaves the bay. we developed a motion tracking system taw four cameras on the ceiling here which detects people when they approach the wall and presents information pop ups. so, you can enjoy it from a distance as a landscape, but once again up close there is another level of information that's educational about this facility. >> fire fly by artist ned con is an art installation which rises straight from the golden gate avenue sidewalk to the top of the building. >> the fire fly wall will be 5 by 5 polley carbon plates that will move with the wind and show a wave effect in the daytime. when those also swing back and forth and they hit the fulcrum, it will also set up an led light that will cover the fire fly. so, at nighttime people in another part of san francisco can see the side of our building and about 20 feet wide and 10 stories high will be a wall that will fl
it. and in yosemite national park. >> they narrowly banned the measure for sitting on sidewalks from 7:00 a.m. until 10:00 p.m. >>> supporters said it would have reduced the number of street people who loiter in front of stores. opponents say it discriminated against the poor. >> you will find the up-to-the-minute p election results on the bottom of your screen. >> we have complete election results. look for the section right on the front page. >>> two ballot measures legalizing recreational marijuana in colorado and washington. they say implementation of the bill remains uncertain since the ballotle measures directly contradict federal law. >> supporters of gay marriage are celebrating today. >> it passed in maine and maryland. >> more states could follow suit when all the ballots are counted. it is the first time the gay marriage measures have passed at the polls indicating a shift in major opinions. >>> this has moved down. more low cloud cover. still lingering in a few spots. it looks like the north bay camera is showing you mostly sunny skies. >> there will be a factory. >> righ
outbreak in texas to the sudden appearance of the hunt virus at yosemite. >> it's crazy but many i think that major focus of my lab is to look for emerging infectious disease and interested in outbreak emerging virus that you say can cross the species barrier and jump from animal to human. >>reporter: lab is epi-center in the study of virus with us new technology the lab crucials dna and reconstructs genome hoping to spot new mutation allowing virus to evolve into dangerous mutation including bird flu. >> that's really been the big would i are about virus especially this one that you can have a highly path general ick virus that you say jumps into a host species say human and then spread efficiently then can be the cause of very severe deadly pandemic. >>reporter: he says one current project could have immediate impact closer to hom home. the strain that infected patient's at yos mate trying to determine if there's been any evolution near change that would help explain why the outbreak was so tl virus lent and what is ahead is anybody's guest. >> things are so surprising that i'm bas
to chico, reading, shasta snow mixing in eureka rain, sunshine for the rest of us, 61 yosemite, upper 60s sacramento, fresno. big sur sun, 80s los angeles and palm springs, 77 in san diego. >>> later today congressman paul ryan will give his first national tv interview to abc news since losing the presidential election with mitt romney a week ago. he spoke first with our sister station in milwaukee and admitted the loss came as a suprise. >> when we had the numbers we were looking at it looked like we had a good chance of winning. when the numbers came in going in the other direction when we saw the turnout in urban areas which were unprecedented it did come as a shock. >> when asked if he with consider a presidential run in 2016? ryan said it is the last thing on his mind now. >>> food banks are struggling to meet the need in the bay area many facing severe turkey shortage and pleading four your help. >> reporter: nine days before thanksgiving shirley says their pantry is practically bare. >> you see why i'm not sleeping well. >> reporter: for the 24th year the organization plans one of
and eureka those will taper through the morning. 60 eureka, tahoe 53 mostly sunny, 64 yosemite, high clouds and sun around big sur and 73. southern california nice 71 in san diego, near 80 in l.a. and palm springs. >>> 4:50 ndamukong suh r commuters taking the city -- in -- beginning next february councilmembers agree to raise price from $1.25 $150. the frequency of routes will drop from once in 30 minutes to once an hour sales tax revenue for the transit department has been dropping and there were few options left to help bridge a million dollar gap. >>> warriors will sign a deal with mayor lee today to follow san francisco's local hire law if and when they build new arena. the billion dollar project which was unveiled in may, will still have to be approved but would it bring new arena and entertainment complex to piers 30 and 32 the law only applies to city funded construction projects the team has agreed to follow the spirit of the law the warriors would higher o'-- hire san francisco residents. >>> quarterback smith is reportedly seeking a second opinion. smith suffered a concussion sun
a better chance of heavier rainfall amounts and near yosemite and higher elevations we'll wring the moisture out. on and off showers in the forecast for everyone today. a bigger batch of rain will come into tomorrow. as far as what we're looking at on the map, here's the next impulse coming down in the jet stream. winds are fast. one behind that. this is the one we're dealing with currently. this will move onshore as we go throughout the day today. many areas yetting right lane in san francisco. you're one of those that through the peak of rush hour this morning i think you'll get a batch of steady rain heading over the top of you. hit and miss showers up to the northwest. that's a look at your >> three days in a row of chance of wet weather in los angeles. doesn't happen that often. it's a big deal. >> it is a big deal. thanks so much. >> thank you. coming up, the justice department brings down the hammer on b.p. over the gulf oil spill. >>> plus, 15 days after the storm, president obama returns to survey the damage and to lend some much needed emotional support. you're watchin
's the latest right now. we have winter storm warnings posted out in the sierra all the way through yosemite and kings canyon. wind gusts with this by tomorrow with the peaks could be up to 70 miles an hour. if you are headed to the mountains, carry chains. it's going to take you some time to get you want there. that's good -- to get up there. >>> showers end later tonight but then more rain is going to be coming in tonight. thanksgiving as we look ahead does look dry for the bay area. the high-def doppler is showing us rain in the north bay. east bay is pretty much straight up. just a few scattered showers around skyline up the spine of the peninsula. some of the low level stuff doesn't get picked up but there is still some showers out there. time lapse shows the first storm moves in, that next storm off the queen sharp charlotte is going to bring more rain tonight. out the door expect the showers to end, the temperatures today will be mostly in the 60s in the bay area, just the low 60s, and the extended forecast finally is going to be -- these are some rain totals by the way. you can see w
on the higher peaks. yosemite. and this evening. main, heaviest rain for parts of the central bay. should be 7:00. 9:00. 11:00. moderate rain. moving through fairly quickly. we go through the day sunday. may see lingering showers around some of coastal hill tops around the south bay. just mixed cloud going through. and things actually starting to dry out, we head toward the evening. rain totals next 24 hours. looking at probably, a quarter inch to a third inch in the north bay hills. and santa cruz mountains. more rain. rain shower effect. we see. a lot of moisture in the santa cruz mountains. seeing three times as much ran. san jose. this case, looks like we will see therd a third of an inch. jet stream, sunday. change. monday. tuesday. stormy pattern. notice where the bay air yeas. jet stream starting to move to the north. so just going to be a very interesting change. we see early next week. half of the bay area will see an ongoing chance of rain. north of san rafael. areas south of san francisco. may see temperatures approaching 70 by tuesday. hour by hour, temperatures tomorrow. 40s, 50s
of yosemite, mammoth mountain has kicked off the new season. lots of options. >> this is great news. is the wet weather going to continue or dry up for a while? >> i think it is going to dry, if you are heading that way the snow will remain they will be able to make more snow so you won't have to worry about driving through it. good morning. vollmer peak looking back through the east bay hills into the east bay valleys, one of those areas that received a lot of rain overnight, from mount tamalpais under the lip of the clouds, as we look back towards the bay and sun off the bay as clouds are opening and continue to open right now let's look at live doppler, widen the view to give you an idea where still raining north of 80 now, a few showers south of 50 in the mountains where it turns to snow above 7,000 feet if you leave now it will be over, wet streets for the entire commute or wet highways. the bulk of the storm up to the north eugene, portland, seattle where the storm track is moving already which is going to open us for a lot of sun and warmer weather tomorrow through the weeken
, kirkwood, squaw valley. sugar bowl opens tomorrow. east of yosemite, mammoth mountain has kicked off the new season. lots of options. >> this is great news. is the wet weather going to continue or dry up for a while? >> i think it is going to dry, if you are heading that way the snow will remain they will be able to make more snow so you won't have to worry about driving through it. good morning. vollmer peak looking back through the east bay hills into the east bay valleys, one of those areas that received a lot of rain overnight, from mount tamalpais under the lip of the clouds, as we look back towards the bay and sun off the bay as clouds are opening and continue to open right now let's look at live doppler, widen the view to give you an idea where still raining north of 80 now, a few showers south of 50 in the mountains where it turns to snow above 7,000 feet if you leave now it will be over, wet streets for the entire commute or wet highways. the bulk of the storm up to the north eugene, portland, seattle where the storm track is moving already which is going to open us for a lo
. as you head to yosemite, temperature 52 after a cool start tomorrow morning. look at that warming trend, 65 by sunday, if you are hanging in l.a., we are going to stay in the low to mid 80s through the weekend. one more stop, here's a look at some of the flights and how they are being affected this morning. every major airport, green even seattle and portland with the rain and lack of cloud cover here, we are going to be doing fine. safe travels. >>> 87 in san jose, light, 17, 880 around santana row no back-ups. san mateo bridge in the westbound direction tail lights towards foster city looking good, stoneridge mall in pleasanton or the mall in newark area, newpark mall, hayward light traffic by all of that. if you want to avoid parking at the mall, all bart, muni on a saturday schedule, caltrain no delays, great way to take mass transit this morning. >>> 4:55. >>> part of san francisco's ocean beach remains closed following wednesday's sewage spill along the great highway between fulton and balboa. pedestrians can walk along the promenade or water's edge. the water is gone now but the
s in yosemite. here is a look at the forecast over the next seven-days. showers it continuing into thursday. then, we have a second storm system hitting the bay area on friday night into saturday. and continuing,the entire rest of the next weekend. so, we are talking moderate rain. looks like the north bay will be hit the hardest. localized tphraoling it is definitely a possibility. could be one of the real significant storms of the season. >> we have not seen that in a long time. >> we haven't. >> all righty, thank you very much. >> so, where does the stpraoeupber controversy stand now. -- where does the call of controversy stand now? ,,,,,, you know how much grandma wanted to be here for your fist christmas? you see grandma lives waaaay down here, and you live way up here. brian, your cousin, he's a little bit older than you, he lives here, in chicago. and your aunt lisa lives here, in baltimore. uncle earnie? waaay out in hawaii. but don't you worry, we will always be together for christmas. [ male announcer ] being together is the best part of the holidays and cheerios is
the roads, plenty of sunshine. yosemite, high of about 53 degrees. and, now, checking your forecast here at home. the next seven-days will get interesting. monday and tuesday, we are staying dry. the temperatures for the most part in the saeubgts, the coast bay and inland. but, then, check out wednesday. we get the low pressure system heading our way. more showers sticking around on thursday. and then we have a second storm system coming our way on friday. and blasting well into next weekend. it looks like the north bay is going to be hit the hardest. we could see areas of localized flooding. so, get ready to a very wet end of november that is check of your seven-day forecast, back to you guys. >> all right, thank you. >>> moving up the ranks comes up at a cost. what lawmakers are sacrificing for a new title. >>> and i can lead to get twinkies. how this store held the going out of business sale. ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,, smaller. top officials from governor brown on down, and 80 membef the state assembly will be getting a five-percent pay c >>> top officials from governor brown on down and 80 mem
and to me just like putting a hot dog stand at half storm in yosemite. it destroyed the nature. i've been walking by this place, by degaus station, for 21 years. like a gal pus island. all the bears, migratory bears, sitting on a roof. and it's such a magnificent waterfront. and changing this waterfront to the commercial restaurant is not right. besides, hundreds of kids, they play soccer on saturday, and they need parking. most of the time, the mother, they cannot find the parking, and they circle and circle. and they draw -- they just park in our driveway. so that cause a lot of trouble parking, plus the serving alcohol next to the playground, and marina green is the largest playground in the city, especially on thursday, friday, saturday. and having alcohol serve next to these kids is not fair. let's -- keep marina green like a park for everybody to enjoy, and let's notjp8a commercializet like new york central park. thankskm%( sms for voting no to degaussing -- to change degaussing station to fish and chips restaurant. >> president chiu: thank you. next speaker. >> good evening. i'm ju
yosemit national park. this is on purpose. >> oh! >> this is a thrill junky stunt called "the porch swing." >> no! >> watch it again. he releases, drops into a free fall, then catches up with another rope that he's linked to below that then swings him across. wait until you see it from the first person perspective. this guy's named ian and ian is a little apprehensive? >> ian, what are we doing up here? >> about to ruin a pair of underpants from the rope swing. see you guys later! [ yelling ] ho holy [ bleep ]. >> that ju right there is the same as here just from a different perspective. >> see you guyswhoa! >> it looks like it's going to swing him right into the rock and splat! >> you're expected at the peak of the mountain, then you're connected below. you release the rope that's holding you to the peak. then your body connects up to the other rope connecting you from below. you want to jump down and you might slam right into the rocks. you jump down real close to the face so when you link up to the other rope, you swing parallel to the rock face. oh. >> i can unclench my stomach now. >
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